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Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-12-24

Safety of novel cancer-specific PET probe confirmed in clinical research

In first-in-human clinical studies, researchers at Osaka University confirmed the safety of F-18 NKO-035, a new PET probe that specifically binds to L...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-12-16

Successful transcatheter mitral valve repair that enhances postoperative recovery

Researchers at Osaka University succeed in Japan’s first beating-heart surgery to repair a mitral valve without using artificial heart lung apparatus....

2019-12-13

Innovative whole-organ cell profiling method advances biological/medical research

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-12-11

Hematopoietic stem cell marker: A key player in the ontogeny of hematopoiesis

A research team led by Osaka University revealed that Endothelial cell-selective adhesion molecule, a surface marker for hematopoietic stem cells and ...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-12-6

Genomic cut and paste using a Class 1 CRISPR system

Japanese researchers led by Osaka University show that a Class 1 CRISPR gene editing system can achieve functional DNA repairs in human cells with no prominent off-target effects

Repairing faulty genes to prevent and cure disease is something researchers have been working towards for many years. While Class 2 CRISPR systems sho...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-11-29

Doctor-initiated clinical trial begun for cell spray heart failure treatment method

A team of researchers at Osaka University Hospital developed a method of spraying mesenchymal stem cells onto the heart for the treatment of heart fai...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-11-29

Protein defect leaves sperm chasing their tails

A team led by researchers from Osaka University identify a protein required for electrical signal sensing, which, when defective, causes sperm to swim in circles

A team led by researchers from Osaka University have characterized a protein, called VSP, that keeps sperm swimming in straight lines. Deletion of the...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-11-19

Researchers split the “AtoM” in search of a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers at Osaka University discover a new type of bone-dissolving osteoclast that contributes to rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, disabling disease in which the joints become swollen and painfully inflamed. Current treatments can only reduce sym...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-11-8

When your microbiome and your genome aren’t a good combination

Researchers led by a team from Osaka University find a link between the gut microbiome, the host genome, and rheumatoid arthritis in Japanese patients

Research carried out by a team led by Osaka University has shown that various Prevotella species, along with several specific genes and biological pat...

Life Sciences & Medicine
2019-10-4

Breaking the Stroma Barrier: Study Shows a New Way to Hit Cancer with Radiation

Researchers at Osaka University test a new cancer treatment in mice that guides high-strength radiotherapy directly to pancreatic tumors

Chemotherapy and radiation therapy are commonly used to treat cancer, but are not always effective and can have toxic side effects. Researchers at Osa...

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